Artistic and research group formed in Minsk in 2016 by Aleksei Borisionok, Uladzimir Hramovich, Olia Sosnovskaya and A.Z.H. Started as a reading group, Problem Collective hosts collective reading sessions, as well as produces art works and research with a focus on the (post)socialist and modern history of Belarus.


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Artistic and research group formed in Minsk in 2016 by Aleksei Borisionok, Uladzimir Hramovich, Olia Sosnovskaya and A.Z.H. Started as a reading group, Problem Collective hosts collective reading sessions, as well as produces art works and research with a focus on the (post)socialist and modern history of Belarus.



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Exhibition: Creating – We Will Destroy
27/11 2023-29/1 2024



Curator: Antonia Gobiet

Photo: Aleksei Borisionok
The work focuses on the legacies of Ihnat Abziralovich, Belarusian philosopher and cooperative movement activist, who in the beginning of the twentieth century wrote an essay on creativity, cooperative movements, east-west relations and the in-between position of Belarus, opposing both capitalist and authoritarian socialist tendencies.

1 Work:

"III. Creativity as a basis of life. – Creativity as a cosmic force. – Modern political reality does not guarantee social creativity. – Independence aspiration. – "Everything that exists is intelligent"... – "Everything that exists is unreasonable"... – "Everything that exists is creative".; 2023


2 Work:

"IV. Historical searches for non-coercive forms of social association. – Modern cooperation as an example of non-forced coalition. - Eternal way."; 2023



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